Capitol Expressway Corridor

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
Document Title
Capitol Expressway Corridor
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Existing 8-lane expressway adjacent to predominantly residnetial and commercial uses.

Document Description
The preferred alternative is to extend light rail transit (LRT) along Capitol Expressway initially from the existing Alum Rock LRT Station to the Eastridge Transit Center in San Jose. If funding is available, the Light Rail Alternative could continue from Eastridge Transit Center to State Route 87. The project would include stations, park-and-rides, substations, LRTI storage, and other ancillary facilities.

Contact Information
Tom Fitzwater
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
Lead/Public Agency
3331 North First Street Building B
San Jose, CA 95134

Phone : (408) 321-5789


San Jose
Santa Clara
Cross Streets
Capitol Avenue / Capitol Expressway between Lombard and SR87
Total Acres
8 miles
State Highways
130, 680, 101, 82, 87
Union Pacific
Reid Hillview Airport
11 Schools
Coyote Creek, Silver Creek, Canoas Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Transportation:Other (Transit Improvement)
Local Action
Transit Improvement
Project Issues
Aesthetics Air Quality Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Fiscal Impacts Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Noise Public Services Recreation Schools/Universities Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT) California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Department of Water Resources Resources Agency California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW) Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT) Department of Toxic Substances Control California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB)

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